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I have a sensor tube hanging down from rear axle

I have a tube hanging down from a box located on top of the rear drivers side axle and can't find where it might connect to.i have looked all around and can't seem to see where it might connect to

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  • uncleden54 Jun 14, 2009

    why does it have s snap ring on it ?.does it just snap into a hole or what? ----thanx

  • uncleden54 Jun 14, 2009

    it's a steel box thats located between the wheel and center of axle the tube comes straight up out of it and is only on the left side

  • Richard Scordino May 11, 2010

    Likely its the vent tube...it can be tied anywhere up above the diff on the body...just keeps water out of the diff and lets it breathe so seals don't blow out.

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Likely...it had to be held up there somehow... The box isn"t any kind of a control unit is it? (never seen one on rear, front on some have vacuum control.)

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